Orange Wall

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Early morning sun
Uphill
3 mins
Sheltered
Restricted Access

No climbing on Wed, Fri and Sun


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Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Al's Idea
6m. The technical left arete of the wall needs a spotter and a touch of wizadry.
6 user comments
 
Technical
E1 5c
2
Zee
6m. The pod shaped crack is not the best route hereabouts!
 
Loose
S 4a
3
Great Chimney
8m. Despite its name the wide cleft to a leftwards exit isn't really all that great.
1 user comment
 D
4
Orange Wall
10m. The centre of the wall is climbed rightwards on 'flatties'. Other variations exist.
1 user comment
 VS 4b
5
Orange Crack
10m. The awkward right-leaning crack.
1 user comment
 HS 4b
6
Orange Groove
8m. The slanting (and slightly orange groove)is a popular intro to the cliff.
 
1 Stars
VD
7
Monolith Crack
8m. The crack and wall right of the leaning 'monolith'.
1 user comment
 VS 4b
8
Cedric
8m. The right-trending staircase is another popular outing.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
S 4a
9
Orange Corner
8m. The main angle of the bay is inclined to be dirty.
2 user comments
 VD
10
Oak Leaf Crack
10m. A direct line up the ledgy wall right of the angle.
 VS 4b
11
Tea Leaf
10m. From the tip of the earth cone climb the crack and wall into a short groove.
 VS 4b
12
Oak Leaf Crack
10m. The first continuous crack right of the angle is pleasant.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
VD
13
Forked Cracks
10m. Climb the right-hand crack of and inverted Y to the junction and continue direct. The best route hereabouts.
9 user comments
 
1 Stars
VS 4b
14
Parallel Cracks
12m. The eponymous feature is reached via the rusty hook.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
S 4a
15
The Groove
12m. The groove above the rusty hook is awkward to enter and easier above.
1 user comment
 
1 Stars
VD
16
Slime Chimney
12m. The rift is usually misnamed, if not stay well away. Exit right at the top.
3 user comments
 
1 Stars
VD
17
The Grader
14m. The fine finger crack in the left wall of the bay is approached from Slime Chimney. It gives sustained jamming.
3 user comments
 
2 Stars
Pumpy
E3 5c
18
Lightening
12m. The steep cracks in the wall to a ledge on the right, Swing left and sprint up The Grader to finish.
 
1 Stars
Pumpy
E3 5c
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    For WILTON 3

    Kay
    "Finally put my spade were my gob is and cleaned this up early 2010. A very good ..." 03/May

    The Grader
    "a brilliant route for the wilton quarries! tough but protectable and very involv..." 25/Apr

    Slipshod
    "I'd go for three stars. Got to be one of the best routes in the quarry - great d..." 04/Jun

    Forked Cracks
    "Bit stiff to start but its all there if you look. Pleasant route although very m..." 21/May

    Shivers Arete
    "Not that I've done many to compare but this felt very soft for E1 with the peg a..." 14/Jul top50

    Forked Cracks
    "More like 5a at the start" 28/Jul

    Al's Idea
    "A quick search on ukclimbing suggests that the descent is described in the wrong..." 31/May

    Al's Idea
    "the thought did cross my mind at the time,we did the arete to the left next to t..." 31/May

    Al's Idea
    "hi there guys, its a bit soft touch i know but are you sure you climbed the corr..." 30/May

    Al's Idea
    "with you all the way on that one george, who ever graded it must have been havin..." 29/May

    Thunder
    "Has potential to be a classic if more people would climb it." 29/May

    Al's Idea
    "E1 5c? You have to be joking - and I'm a 'VS on a good day' punter. HS 4b more..." 17/May

    Crooked Crack
    "Slipped off this one when it was wet, make sure you get some good gear in before..." 06/Dec

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